A minor earthquake with magnitude 2.8 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 249 km SE of Kodiak, Alaska (155 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 21/02/18 / 2018-02-21 13:22:39 / February 21, 2018 @ 1:22 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 20.14 km (13 miles). Id of earthquake: us2000dbf0. Event ids that are associated: ak18576319, us2000dbf0. The 2.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:22:39 / 3:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -149.8667 West, latitude 56.0276 North, depth = 20.14 km.
Every year there are an estimated 1,300,000 minor earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 2.5 to 2.9 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two hundred and fourty-three, in the last 10 days five hundred and fourty-four, in the past 30 days two thousand, five hundred and seven and in the last 365 days two thousand, five hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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